Michael H. Lamp
MICHAEL H. LAMP was born in the State of New York and came to the State of Michigan in 1853. Was married to Margaret Geoghan, at Detroit in 1868 and came to Alcona County in 1878, as engineer to the large locomotive, the Weston, which he has run for Alger, Smith & Co. three years.Mr. Lamp has a family of eight children; six boys and two girls, now living at Black River. He is regarded as a competent and careful engineer, and runs the heavy trains of long timber from the woods to the lake.
(Bibliography: “History of the Lake Huron Shore and Its People with Illustrations & Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Pioneers”,1883, Chicago, Page 278)